In their website, Newtype announced the release of Macross Ace, a comprehensive info-guide of the macross franchise from the first Macross to its latest Macross Frontier — still part of Macross’ 25th anniversary I suppose. This issue also promises details of the upcoming Macross F movie — and probably will end the macross-movie-is-Klan-centered speculations by fans.

Macross A (Ace) Vol.001
Price: 480 yen (tax included)
Release Date: Monday, January 26, 2009

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2008 Overall Character Ranking (Monthly Aggregate)

1. Nanoha Takamachi (Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha StrikerS)
2. Fate T. Harlaown (Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha StrikerS)
3. Nagisa Furukawa (Clannad After Story)
4. Shana (Shakugan no Shana II)
5. Konata Izumi (Lucky Star OVA)
6. Hayate Yagami (Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha StrikerS)
7. Louise (Zero no Tsukaima: Princesse no Rondo)
8. Kagami Hiiragi (Lucky Star OVA)
9. Otome Asakura (Da Capo II)
10. C.C. (Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion R2)

hmm… Someone I know is rejoicing for Nanoha’s win, *cough* steve *cough*, and also for Konata’s victory, *cough* dango *cough* XD Most of my fave tsundere, loli and moe characters are in the list. oho… :D

Additional Character Type Rankings:

Tsundere:
1. Louise (Zero no Tsukaima: Princesse no Rondo)
2. Taiga Aisaka (Toradora!)
3. Shana (Shakugan no Shana II)
4. Kagami Hiiragi (Lucky Star OVA)
5. Yume Asakura (Da Capo II)

Mystery-chan:
1. Kotomi Ichinose (Clannad After Story)
2. C.C. (Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion R2)
3. Nagomi Shiraishi (Akane-iro ni Somaru Saka)
4. Nagi-sama (Kannagi)
5. Sanya V. Litvyak (Strike Witches)

Sexy:
1. Chizuru Minamoto (Kanokon)
2. Lala (To Love-Ru)
3. Moka Akashiya (Rosario+Vampire)
4. Charlotte Yeager (Strike Witches)
5. Yoko (Gurren Lagann)

Imouto:
1. Sunohara Mei (Clannad After Story)
2. Nogizaka Mika (Nogizaka Haruka no Himitsu)
3. Nagase Minato (Akane-iro ni Somaru Saka)
4. Asakura Yume (Da Capo II)
5. Ranka Lee (Macross Frontier)

yay! Taiga banzai!!! And Kotomi won the mystery-chan division. :O another fave! just don’t make her play the violin again. haha. Sexy… no comment, ask the boys not a girl for comments. I expected Mei to win the Imouto division after her arc in Clannad After Story which really is awesome IMO.

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